Feasibility study with traditional outlets, non traditional outlets & individuals to establish sanitary napkins supply chain management for adolescent girls and women

Menstrual health is one of the major areas of concern in reproductive health affecting a large number of women, starting from their adolescence. Menstrual hygiene and management has direct consequences on fertility and reproductive tract infections respectively. This study aimed to: investigate the availability of sanitary napkins in the operational villages of Block Chinhat in Lucknow in India; observe social behaviour, myths around the subject of menstrual hygiene and management, and the dynamics behind the purchase and disposal of sanitary napkins; and establish a feasible network to streamline the supply chain management in the intervention villages of Block Chinhat.


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